Roop - Mard Ka Naya Swaroop
|Roop — Mard Ka Naya Swaroop|
|Created by||Rashmi Sharma|
|Written by||Rashmi Sharma|
|Country of origin||India|
|No. of seasons||1|
|No. of episodes||253|
|Running time||20 Minutes|
|Production company(s)||Rashmi Sharma Telefilms Limited|
|Original network||Colors TV|
|Original release||28 May 2018 –|
17 May 2019
Roop — Mard Ka Naya Swaroop (Roop — New Form of Man) is an Indian television show that aired on Colors TV. It premiered on 28 May 2018 and ended on 17 May 2019. Produced by Rashmi Sharma Telefilms, it starred Shashank Vyas and Donal Bisht.
The series begins as a story of an eight-year-old boy named Roopendra aka Roop who deals with the patriarchal norms of society. Roop's family consists of his father Shamsher, mother Kamlesh, elder sisters Himani, Jigna and Kinjal, aunt Kaushalya and cousin Ranveer. Shamsher is against women been given more rights. He doesn't want Roop to stay with the women because Roop likes cooking, washing and sewing the clothes which are considered female jobs by the orthodox society. Shamsher's friend, Jeetu gives his daughter Palak, who is also Roop's best friend, the education and confidence needed to grow and stand strong. Shamsher does not want Roop to maintain his friendship with Palak but doesn't say so because she is Jeetu's daughter. The story takes a major turn when Shamsher decides to keep Roop away from the women of the house by sending him to a military boarding school.
10 years later
Roop, Kinjal, Palak and Jigna have grown up. Himani and Jigna are married. Kinjal narrates the happenings in their family to Roop, once he is back home. Roop decides to change that and opposes his dad. Ranveer has become a cruel, misogynistic guy. He doesn't respect or treat women well.
Roop meets Ishika Patel. He falls in love with her. Ranveer, on the other hand, gets awestruck by Ishika's beauty and wants to possess her. Through a series of events, Roop marries Ishika trying to save her from Ranveer. Ishika doesn't trust Roop at first, but later falls in love with him.
Ranveer, who now wants revenge, kidnaps Ishika. Shamsher kills Ranveer. Enter Samru Singh Vaghela, Ranveer's elder brother who is just as evil as him. He wants revenge for his brothers death. Bua also encourage him. Later samru betrayed bua. Samru take the house of Shamsher by making false property papers.
- Affan Khan as Young Roopendra "Roop" Singh Vaghela (2018)
- Shashank Vyas as Roopendra "Roop" Singh Vaghela, Kamla and Shamsher's son; Ishika's husband (2018–2019)
- Donal Bisht as Ishika Singh Vaghela née Patel, Kanchan and Rupesh's daughter; Roop's wife (2018–2019)
- Yash Tonk as Shamsher Singh Vaghela, Kamla's husband; Roop, Kinjal, Himani and Jigna's father (2018–2019)
- Mitali Nag as Kamlesh "Kamla" Vaghela, Shamsher's wife; Roop, Kinjal, Himani and Jigna's mother (2018–2019)
- Neil Bhatt as Ranveer Singh Vaghela, Samru's brother; Roop, Jigna, Himani and Kinjal's cousin; Ishika's suitor (2018–2019)
- Mohammad Nazim as Samru Singh Vaghela, Ranveer's brother (2019)
- Dharti Bhatt as Sewa (2019)
- Sumati Singh as Purvi Patel (2018–2019), Ishika’s cousin sister
- Kritika Sharma as Kinjal Singh Vaghela (2018–2019), Roop’s third eldest sister
- Shubhanshi Singh as Jigna Singh Vaghela (2018–2019), Roop’s second eldest sister
- Nikki Sharma/Aanchal Khurana as Himani Singh Vaghela (2018; 2018–2019), Roop’s eldest sister
- Chandni Bhagwanani as Palak Goradia (2018–2019), Roop’s best friend
- Nikhil Sahany as Hardik (2018)
- Pakhi Mendola as Young Palak Goradia (2018)
- Ishant Bhanushali as Young Ranveer Singh Vaghela (2018)
- Tasheen Shah as Young Kinjal Singh Vaghela (2018)
- Ananya Agarwal as Young Jigna Singh Vaghela (2018)
- Gaurav Sharma as Himanshu Suryavanshi; Himani's husband (2018–2019)
- Vaishali Thakkar as Kaushalya "Baisa" Singh Vaghela (2018–2019)
- Swati Shah as Kanchan Patel, Rupesh's wife; Ishika's mother (2018–2019)
- Jagat Rawat as Rupesh Patel, Kanchan's husband; Ishika's father (2018–2019)
- Rahul Manchanda as Dhaval Patel; Ishika's cousin brother (2018–2019)
- Shraddha Jaiswal as Romila Patel (2018–2019)
- Neha Narang as Vaishnavi Patel (2018–2019)
- Mandar Jadhav as Praful Patel; Ishika's cousin brother (2018–2019)
- Rasik Dave/Shakti Singh as Haren Patel, Ishika's uncle, Dhaval and Praful's father (2018–2019)
- Alpana Buch as Ishika's aunt, Dhaval and Praful's mother (2018–2019)
- Aashish Kaul as Jeetu Goradia (2018)
- Falaq Naaz as Minal (2018)
- Anil Dhawan as Roop, Himani, Jigna and Kinjal's maternal grandfather
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- "Donal Bisht to play the lead in 'Roop'". The Times of India.
- "Hina Khan advises Roop on how to propose to Ishika". Telly Chakkar. 26 September 2018.